Lela Rochon Bio, Age, Height, Husband, Kids, Net Worth, Movies and Tv Shows

Lela Rochon

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Lela Rochon Biography

This is what you need to know about Lela Rochon, a film actress best known for her starring roles as Robin Stokes in the 1995 romantic drama film Waiting to Exhale. In addition, she has also appeared in films such as 

Lela Rochon Age

Rochan was born on 17 April 1964 in Los Angeles, California, United States. She is 57 years old as of 2021.

Lela Rochon Height

Williams stands at a height of 1.75m inches tall.

Lela Rochon Family

Rochon was born to parents Samuel Staples, Zelma Staples.

Lela Rochon Husband

 Is Lela Rochon Married? She is happily married to her husband and film director called Antoine Fuqua. Together they have two kids together. In addition, she was previously married to dancer and actor Adolfo Quiñones, better known as Shabba Doo from 1982 until divorcing in 1987. Her mom is a nurse practitioner, and Samuel Staples is a business owner, and also a graphic artist.

Lela Rochon Kids

Rochon is a mom to her kids Asia Rochon Fuqua and Brando.

Lela Rochon Net Worth

She has an estimated Net Worth of $ 1 – $ 5 million dollars. Her career as an actor is her primary source of income.

Lela Rochon Education

Rochon graduated from Cerritos High School in Cerritos, California in 1982. She later attended the  California State University, Dominguez Hills where she earned a BA in Broadcast Journalism, with minors in Sociology and Theatre.

Lela Rochon Career

Since 1984, she has played roles in movies such as in the movie Breakin’, where she met the man who would later become her husband. In addition, in 1985 made-for-television film A Bunny’s Tale starring Kirstie Alley and Delta Burke, based on Gloria Steinem’s experiences as a Playboy Bunny.

She also played a role as the love interest of Gerald Levert in the video for “My Forever Love” by Levert, and in Luther Vandross’ “It’s Over Now” video. Moreover, she also co-starred opposite Katie Holmes in the romantic comedy film First Daughter, in 2004.

  She has also played a role in the crime drama Brooklyn’s Finest directed by her husband, Antoine Fuqua. Moreover,  she also re-occurred as a role in the CBS crime drama series Training Day, and in 2019 on the Oprah Winfrey Network drama David Makes Man.

Lela Rochon Movies and tv Shows

  • Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper
  • 1995 – The Wayans Bros.
  • 1997 – The Outer Limits
  • 2001 – The Division Labor Pains
  • 2004 First Daughter
  • 2006 Running Out of Time in Hollywood
  • 2009 Balancing the Books
  • Brooklyn’s Finest
  • 2010 Blood Done Sign My Name
  • 2013 Let the Church Say Amen
  • 2014 Supremacy
  • 2015 Reversion
  • 2011 – Reed Between the Lines
  • 2017 – Training Day
  • 2018 – Alone Together
  • 2019 – David Makes Man
  • 2021 – Insecure

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